The Amazon rainforest is home to millions of different species of animals, but do your pupils understand that it is also essential for the whole planet? In this article your pupils will find out what rainforests are, why rainforests are so important to life on Earth and how they are under threat. Use this article to:
Find out where the Amazon rainforest is
Introduce the process of photosynthesis
Learn about deforestation
Explore the rainforest habitat
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